• Exhibitions and events all over the city aim to spark new interest in contemporary metal design

    30 April 2013

    Exhibitions and events all over the city throughout May aim to spark new interest in contemporary metal design and give visitors to Sheffield an insight into the city’s vibrant metalwork industry.

    Galvanize Sheffield is a perfect opportunity to see and purchase metalwork, meet contemporary designers and learn about the making process as well as hear about the latest innovations. The festival for 2013 features over 50 designers based in the region and beyond and hosts a unique programme produced by Ruskin Mill Trust, Sheffield Assay Office, Yorkshire Artspace, Museums Sheffield, Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust along with input from manufacturers and independent makers. Galvanize also forms part of the city’s celebrations of 100 years of stainless steel. The festival is expected to attract visitors from within the region and beyond. 

  • Sheffield Celebrates A Love of Contemporary Metal

    24 April 2013

    Sheffield, the city built on cutting edge metal craft and innovation, willl see te fifth outing of the Galvanize Festival of Contemporary Metal roll out next month.  The festival, which runs from 3 - 31 May at various venues in the city aims to spark new interest in contemporary metal design 

  • Betfair Sponsor Snooker's World Championship

    25 March 2013

    World Snooker is delighted to announce Betfair as the new title sponsor of the sport’s biggest tournament, the World Championship.

     The Betfair World Championship will run from April 20 to May 6 at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, with Ronnie O’Sullivan aiming to defend his title against the best players on the planet.


  • Sheffield Hotel Owner named Chairman of the FA

    22 March 2013

    Greg Dyke, owner of Sheffield company Saxon Hotels Ltd, has today been
    appointed as Chairman of the Football Association. Saxon Hotels Ltd owns
    two Sheffield Venues, Best Western Plus Mosborough Hall Hotel in
    Sheffield's S20 and Whirlowbrook Hall in Sheffield's S11

  • Sheffield Best In Uk For Hotel Customer Service According To New Nationwide Survey

    12 March 2013

    Sheffield has the best hotel customer service in the UK, according to a new nationwide survey. The research, which was conducted by hotel.info, analysed the post-stay reviews of over 25,700 hotel guests to reveal the best and worst service levels across the UK based on friendliness and staff competence.